Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.89) Hallgrímskirkja: An important symbol for Iceland's national identity
(WorldKings.org) Known for its distinctively curved spire and side wings, Hallgrímskirkja has been described as having become an important symbol for Iceland's national identity since its completion in 1986.
[Top 30 houses of worship with stunning architecture in the world] (P.15) Hallgrímskirkja: The largest church in Iceland
(WorldKings.org) Situated on a hilltop near the centre of Reykjavík, the church is one of the city's best-known landmarks and is visible throughout the city. State Architect Guðjón Samúelsson's design of the church was commissioned in 1937.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.126) – Reykjavík: The beautiful capital city of Iceland
(WorldKings.org) Iceland is known across the world largely because of its nature: its Northern Lights, mighty glaciers, incredible waterfalls, beautiful Highlands, and, of course, explosive volcanoes. When most come to visit, therefore, they often cast little thought as to what they will do in Reykjavík.